Horse General

  • Limited Driving Hours Questioned in UK

    There may be fresh hope for competitors grappling with EU rules limiting the hours they can drive their horse trailers on weekends. Current regulations require anyone driving a vehicle, or combination of vehicles over a certain weight to limit the tim

    Flossie Sellers - June 20, 2011 10:00

  • Federal Lawsuit to Stop Destruction of Wild Horses

    Western Watersheds Project, a leading environmental organization and the American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign (AWHPC), a national coalition, have filed a lawsuit in U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia that seeks to block the U.S.

    Flossie Sellers - July 26, 2011 10:59

  • No-Kill Horse/Donkey Rescue Needs Help

    A New Mexico horse rescue group that takes in abused and abandoned animals need help. Adoptions at the Walking in Circles Ranch in Edgewood are down and more animals are coming in on a regular basis because of the economy. Walking in Circles Ranch now

    Flossie Sellers - July 25, 2011 07:56

  • NRHA Welcomes Young Competitors

    The National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) welcomes Interscholastic Equestrian Association (IEA) competitors with an opportunity to participate in a competition similar to the long-standing NRHA Collegiate Championship.

    Flossie Sellers - June 2, 2011 16:53

  • Recreational Activities On National Forest Lands

    The Equine Land Conservation Resource (ELCR) and the U.S. Forest Service (FS) have signed a joint memorandum of understanding (MOU) in an effort to cooperatively construct and expand supportive work projects and educational programs that will encourage

    Flossie Sellers - June 17, 2011 15:57

  • Riders4Helmets Awareness Day

    Troxel LLC, the worldwide leader in ASTM/SEI-certified equestrian helmets, is delighted to announce their continued support and participation in the second annual Riders4Helmets International Helmet Awareness Day 2011, to be held on Saturday, June 11th

    Flossie Sellers - May 30, 2011 13:25

  • Shackleford Wins Preakness

    Jockey Jesus Castanon enjoyed the ride of his life as he rode his mount, Shackleford, to victory during the Preakness at Pimlico Race Course in front of Animal Kingdom and Astrology.

    Flossie Sellers - May 23, 2011 14:33

  • Horses in England and Wales Must Have Passports

    All horses, ponies and donkeys in England and Wales need to have a passport identifying the animal. Horse passports are small booklets that contain details about your horse, including:

    Flossie Sellers - July 31, 2011 20:16

  • Stolen Horses to Be Returned to Belgium

    A judge has ordered that three horses stolen in Belgium must be returned to their original owners by a Derbyshire woman, who claims she acquired them in good faith from a dealer. London's High Court ruled on 16 June that Joan Whetter, 70, of Dray

    Flossie Sellers - July 4, 2011 10:05

  • Tennessee Walking Horse Show-Biggest Ever!

    The latest edition of the Tennessee Walking Horse Breeders’ and Exhibitors’ Association (TWHBEA) World Versatility show was the largest yet, with a grand total of 502 entries.

    Flossie Sellers - July 26, 2011 10:16